Friday, April 30, 2010

HOUSING ROADSHOW - NCC HOMEFINDER

Isabella Community Centre, 16th June 2010

Northumberland County Council’s Homefinder is hosting a number of roadshows across the county during May and June.

‘Northumberland Homefinder Live’ is for anyone who is looking for housing in Northumberland.  Come along and find out more about your housing options. 

Our teams will be on hand to:
·        Help you apply to join the Northumberland Homefinder Housing Register.
·        Tell you about the changes we are making to our Common Allocation Policy.
·        Demonstrate how to find out about the homes we have available, including Private Landlord properties and properties from a wide range of Housing Associations.
·        Show you how to bid for homes you are interested in.
·        Help you apply to swap your current rented home using our Mutual Exchange Scheme.
·        Offer advice about grants to help you improve your home.
·        Tell you about the services we offer to help you sustain your tenancy.

We also have a number of other services in attendance who offer advice and guidance on a range matters.  These include:

·        DAWN advice who offer independent and impartial advice on a range of legal issues including debt, housing, employment, welfare benefits and family law.
·        Northumberland Credit Union who provide facilities for savings and loans.
·        The Energy Saving Trust who can advise on how to stop wasting energy and money.
·        Northumberland Employability and Work Service (NEWS) to help you back to work.
·        Northumberland County Fire Service to advise about home and community safety.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

FAMILY MOVIE AT THE ISABELLA CENTRE

Monsters vs Aliens

Wednesday 21st April 2010 at the Isabella Community Centre

Adults £2.00 Children £1.00

Saturday, April 10, 2010

WORKSHOP CONVERSION TO MULTI-USE ROOM

Work has been ongoing for a month now on converting the underused workshop into a functional and comfortable multi-use room.

View photos of the work as it has progressed here http://bit.ly/cwME9B

RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION MEETING

The next meeting of the Residents Association will be on Wednesday 15th May 2010 at 6.45pm in the Isabella Community Centre.

All are welcome to attend.

The agenda will be published in due course.

Thursday, April 8, 2010

EASTER HOLIDAY SPORT AND PLAY ACTIVITIES

Aged 8-16? Then come along to the Isabella Centre on Monday 12th April at 11.00am - 1.00pm.

Relieve the boredom by taking part in sporting activities and get some exercise at the same time.

Join our student fitness promoter, Thomas Crosier, for a wide variety of indoor sports. And have fun!

It's Free!

Monday, April 5, 2010

NORTHUMBERLAND HOMEFINDER - LATEST NEWSLETTER

If you are looking for a home in Northumberland, the Northumberland Homefinder service is no longer uploading their newsletters to the Homes For Northumberland website, but onto the County Council site.

You can view the latest newsletter by clicking this link 
http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/idoc.ashx?docid=3cb72b7e-c2a9-4f51-960e-dfbbf59f2330&version=-1